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    Hopping Hare

    18 Hopping Hill Gardens | Duston, Northampton NN5 6PF, England
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “sunday lunch” (13 reviews)
    “main course” (16 reviews)
    “lovely meal” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 506 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here three weeks in a row. The Rooms are very nice, well maintained, cleaned very well. The food is very good. I have taken several colleagues here several Times and they are as impressed as I am. My favourite dish is the stuffed mushrooms...More

    Thank ITConsultant
    Response from david g, Owner at Hopping HareResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ITC, Many thanks for choosing The HH for your stay in Northampton and for awarding the team top marks. Very much appreciated by us all. We are one of the very best restaurants in the County with 2 AA Rosettes and our priorities are...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Wanted to book tried 7 times to call just rang......and rang... you need to answer the phone to get a booking... been before and was good but short staffed, took our table of 8 elsewhere.. of course they could have too many customers!More

    1  Thank Woody039
    Response from david g, Owner at Hopping HareResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Woody, It is unfortunate that the phone was not answered as you have commented that we are good. This is a difficult one as our phone lines can be busy and it is also not always possible to answer calls when staff are dealing...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My wife and I wanted to visit Althrop on the way to a holiday in the lakes and so decided to stay the night nearby. This modern pub/hotel has very friendly and helpful service and the food is more restaurant than pub grub. We chose...More

    1  Thank Singapore1938
    Response from david g, Owner at Hopping HareResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Singapore, Many thanks for recommending The Hopping Hare to fellow travellers and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I do believe we are one if the very best restaurants in the County and we have been awarded 2 AA Rosettes for...More

    Reviewed 11 November 2017

    Heard about this Restaurant. All that can be said is must have been chef's night off. Firstly bar staff indifferent, secondly Rose' that cochineal colour that spells cheap early brought on wine. ( No surprise then that it was tart, as was my husbands comment...More

    Thank Susan O
    Response from david g, Owner at Hopping HareResponded 12 November 2017

    Dear Susan, I would comment as follows: We have 9 chefs and our three senior chefs, Head Chef; Senior Sous and Sous Chef have all been excellently trained and have wide experience in fresh food restaurants. This strength in depth ensures that the top quality...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2017

    The Hopping Hare offers a comfortable and cosy stay for the weary traveller. Whether it be the downstairs bar and restaurant with its roaring log fire or the recently refurbished and well equipped bedrooms you are in for a comfortable stay The service is excellent...More

    Thank Kevin P
    Response from david g, Owner at Hopping HareResponded 12 November 2017

    Dear Kevin, Many thanks for your kind review and for awarding the team top marks, very much appreciated by us all. Our highest priorities are to serve excellent quality food at great value prices, alongside excellent customer service. Every dish is cooked in-house and we...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$108 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Northampton
    • #4 Family Hotel in Northampton
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Northampton
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    gabriel24
    22 September 2015|
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    Response from david g | Property representative |
    Dear Gabriel, Thanks for your enquiry. We are convenient for the town centre (c 2.5 miles) but not really within walking distance. If you decide to stay at The Hopping Hare a taxi is the answer. Kind regards, David.
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    "There is only one room on the ground floor, room 20, so those who have mobility problems may wish to consider..."
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    "Room I had was no 1 and it was ideal for me on a business trip. Good size and comfortable."
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    "Room no 19 is great."
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